Vidyasiri – Post Metric Scholarship for OBC

Govt. of Karnataka, Devaraj Aras Department of Backward Classes Welfare offers scholarships for Other Backward Classes (OBC) students of Karnataka only. The OBC Scholarships in Karnataka comprises of the following:

  1. Food and Accommodation  (Vidyasiri)
  2. Post Metric Scholarship
  3. Fee Concession / Tuition Fees Reimbursement

Eligibility Criteria

  1. Student must be passed SSLC
  2. Student should be studying in any Regular courses within Karnataka after completion of SSLC
  3. He/she should be secured minimum 50% or more marks in previous academic year
  4. His/her family annual income should be below Rs.1 lakh for Cat.2A, 3A & 3B and Rs.2.5 lakh for Cat.1
  5. Not eligible for SC, ST and Minority communities
  6. Minimum distance from Student’s residence to Studying College should be 5 k.m. and above
  7. Student should be a permanent resident of Karnataka State